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Emoscopes 13:43, 4 October 2005 (UTC)

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The Military history WikiProject Newsletter : Issue XIX (September 2007)[edit]

The September 2007 issue of the Military history WikiProject newsletter has been published. You may read the newsletter, change the format in which future issues will be delivered to you, or unsubscribe from this notification by following the link. Thank you.

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York/Leander[edit]

I don't particularly mean to debate the essentials of what class comes first, or what class can be considered just a run on from a preceding class, but I strongly feel that we should be consistent. At the moment, our List of cruiser classes of the Royal Navy lists light cruisers together in the order that they developed, and the heavy cruisers in the same style, but seperate from an independent to the other classes. I feel it would be a mistake to try and link across these divides. If they were originally classed as light cruisers, then they should be listed together as such and the links made within the wider class. If we try and link between a light cruiser class and then a heavy cruiser, then back to a light cruiser, etc. then we are creating a confusing situation and where really do you draw the line, in that it's a short step from linking from light cruiser to heavy cruiser to battleship to minesweeper to submarine classes which I definately think is too confusing, so I'd be in favour of changing it back to how it was before. Benea 17:31, 12 October 2007 (UTC)

Any thoughts on this? Benea 15:59, 15 October 2007 (UTC)
I've raised the issue on Wikipedia talk:WikiProject Ships, to see what other people think. Kind regards, Benea 16:15, 15 October 2007 (UTC)

Template:Royal Navy (escort)[edit]

Came across this old template of yours today. It's apparently not used (anymore), what say we get rid of it? Maralia 03:53, 17 October 2007 (UTC)

Oh yes! I had no idea it was even there, that was before I discovered sandboxes and worked out how to write templates! I'll nom it now. Emoscopes Talk 18:42, 18 October 2007 (UTC)
Thanks! Maralia 19:04, 18 October 2007 (UTC)

Royal Bank of Scotland Group[edit]

Hi, I added the photo of the head office back. The St Andrews Square office is the registered head office of the Group. You can confirm this via Companies House by searching here [1]. Thanks Thunderwing 13:55, 20 October 2007 (UTC)

Last battle of the battleship Bismarck - Damage to Rodney[edit]

Hello, Emoscopes!

Thank you for pointing out that a citation was needed for the sttatement that HMS Rodney was damaged during her engagement with Bismarck. Unfortunately, I have been to busy to do much work on Wikipedia lately, and did not get round to adding my reference before you deleted the statement. I was surprised that you charcterised the statement as 'disinformation'; even had the statement been proved to be wrong, it seems a little harsh to imply that it was inserted in bad faith.

I have now restored the statement to the text (though not to the infobox, where it seems to me inappropriate), and added an explanatory section to the talk page. If you still have a problem with this, can I suggest that you post to the Talk page?

Regards, John Moore 309 15:20, 20 October 2007 (UTC)

RE: Midland Bank[edit]

Thanks very much for that, it's a great job. CR7 (message me) 23:20, 26 October 2007 (UTC)

Fair use rationale for Image:GEC logo.png[edit]

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The Military history WikiProject Newsletter : Issue XX (October 2007)[edit]

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The Military history WikiProject Newsletter : Issue XXI (November 2007)[edit]

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Disputed fair use rationale for Image:GPO badge.png[edit]

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The Military history WikiProject Newsletter — Issue XXII (December 2007)[edit]

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The Military history WikiProject Newsletter
Issue XXII (December 2007)
Project news
Articles of note

New featured articles:

  1. Battle of Albuera
  2. Battle of Dyrrhachium (1081)
  3. Battle of the Gebora
  4. Constantine II of Scotland
  5. Francis Harvey
  6. Vasa (ship)
  7. Wulfhere of Mercia

New A-Class articles:

  1. 1962 South Vietnamese Presidential Palace bombing
  2. Evacuation of East Prussia
Current proposals and discussions
Awards and honors
  • Blnguyen has been awarded the WikiChevrons with Oak Leaves in recognition of his efforts in improving the quality of articles related to Vietnamese military history, including the creation of numerous A-Class articles.
  • Woodym555 has been awarded the WikiChevrons with Oak Leaves in recognition of his outstanding work on topics related to the Victoria Cross, notably including the creation of featured articles, featured lists, and a featured topic.
  • For their outstanding efforts as part of Tag & Assess 2007, Bedford, TomStar81, and Parsival74 have been awarded the gold, silver, and bronze Wikis, respectively.
Tag & Assess 2007

Tag & Assess 2007 is now officially over, with slightly under 68,000 articles processed. The top twenty scores are as follows:

1. Bedford — 7,600
2. TomStar81 — 5,500
3. Parsival74 — 5,200
4. FayssalF — 3,500
5. Roger Davies — 3,000
6. Ouro — 2600
7. Kateshortforbob — 2250
8. Cromdog — 2,200
9. BrokenSphere — 2000
9. Jacksinterweb — 2,000
9. Maralia — 2,000
12. MBK004 — 1,340
13. JKBrooks85 — 1,250
14. Sniperz11 — 1100
15. Burzmali — 1000
15. Cplakidas — 1000
15. Gimme danger — 1000
15. Raoulduke471000
15. TicketMan — 1000
15. Welsh — 1000
15. Blnguyen — 1000

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Military history WikiProject coordinator election[edit]

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The Military history WikiProject Newsletter : Issue XXIII (January 2008)[edit]

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Military history WikiProject coordinator election[edit]

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"Caspian sea monster"[edit]

Hi. At Caspian you defined the "Caspian sea monster" as a "wing-in-ground effect vehicle", which I can't understand. Does that mean "winged ground-effect vehicle", maybe? —JerryFriedman (Talk) 23:13, 29 February 2008 (UTC)

Thanks, that helped. It sure is a confusing name. I gather it's saying that the wings are in the ground effect, which doesn't make sense to us uninitiated people. I think it should be written "wing-in-ground-effect vehicle", instead of the two ways it's hyphenated at Wing-In-Ground effect vehicle, and I may suggest that at the article, which also needs a whole bunch of redirects. —JerryFriedman (Talk) 04:20, 2 March 2008 (UTC)

The Military history WikiProject Newsletter : Issue XXIV (February 2008)[edit]

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Annotated TSR2 Drawing[edit]

Hi Andy.

Just to let you know that I have done a slightly annotated version of your TSR2 drawing here: Image:TSR2 markings.png.

Regards, Ian Dunster (talk) 12:01, 10 March 2008 (UTC)

The Military history WikiProject Newsletter : Issue XXV (March 2008)[edit]

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Fair use rationale for Image:AEC badge.png[edit]

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Sea Dart missile.png[edit]

Hi! Could you move this nice picture from en:wiki to Commons Server, please? --Matrek (talk) 06:11, 23 April 2008 (UTC)

I believe that it has been released under the appropriate licences for you to go ahead and do this. Emoscopes Talk 10:03, 23 April 2008 (UTC)
yeah, I have done this already, but that was your own - nice - work, so I felt uncomfortable moving this picture myself. Best regards --Matrek (talk) 06:41, 24 April 2008 (UTC)
I am glad that you appreciate my contribution and I am more than happy for you to move anything I have created over to the commons (I do this as standard for new illustrations, I just haven't got round to going back over some of my older work). Emoscopes Talk 09:03, 24 April 2008 (UTC)

3-view / ortho |thumb| use[edit]

Just wanted to let you know that if an image isn't thumbnailed, it actually lists the caption in the title="" tag, which is supported by all browsers on hover, rather than the alt="" tag, which you are correct in saying is not. The section looks much cleaner without the thumbnail frame, and 3-views generally need no captions; if being viewed in a text-only browser, the title tag is substituted anyway. ericg 17:33, 29 April 2008 (UTC)

Sorry, what I meant was, if you have the wikipedia popups javascript, then you don't get image description / caption mouseover, as you get the popups tool instead. Emoscopes Talk 18:11, 29 April 2008 (UTC)
I see. Is this something we should be concerned about? ericg 02:23, 1 May 2008 (UTC)
Without knowing how many people use popups, I couldn't say how many people this would "affect", it's just always been my practice to put images in as thumbs so that the caption / description is visible to all as there's nothing more infuriating than an image in a book that doesnt say what it is! Emoscopes Talk 06:41, 1 May 2008 (UTC)

The Military history WikiProject Newsletter : Issue XXVI (April 2008)[edit]

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X class submarine[edit]

I swaped out your pic at the top of this article you may want to swap the lower one for the one swaped out.Geni 23:38, 4 May 2008 (UTC)

Yours is a wonderful picture! Emoscopes Talk 23:47, 4 May 2008 (UTC)

Image copyright problem with Image:BT (old T).png[edit]

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self referencing tag[edit]

hey, i posted in the talk page of the RBS group article about the tag you added to the 'fossil fuel financing' section. I don't want an edit war so i did not remove it, but i don't nderstand why it is there as i explain in the talk page. --Ehouk1 (talk) 10:30, 13 May 2008 (UTC)

I have responded at Talk:Royal Bank of Scotland Group Emoscopes Talk 17:47, 13 May 2008 (UTC)


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The Military history WikiProject Newsletter : Issue XXVII (May 2008)[edit]

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Devil's staircase[edit]

At devil's staircase, if you click on "what links here", you get the following:

  • Probability distribution (links)
  • Talk:Monotonic function (links)
  • List of real analysis topics (links)
  • User talk:Henrygb (links)
  • Cantor distribution (links)
  • List of fractal topics (links)
  • Commensurability (mathematics) (links)
  • Talk:Controversy over Cantor's Theory/Archive 1 (links)
  • Circle map (links)
  • Talk:Controversy over Cantor's theory/Archive 1 (links)
  • Blancmange curve (links)
  • Wikipedia:Missing science topics/ExistingMathD (links)
  • ANNNI model (links)
  • User:VeblenBot/Unreferenced2 (links)
  • Wikipedia:Reference desk/Archives/Mathematics/2007 October 27 (links)

Therefore I don't think it's appropriate to have the page redirect to Aonach Eagach. Michael Hardy (talk) 12:45, 22 June 2008 (UTC)

6 of those are unique namespaces. For Devil's Staircase (with capital on the "S"), there are 4 unique namespaces liking there. It seems a fair solution therefore to make a Devil's Staircase disambiguation to which the above can redirect, and link to both Aonach Eagach and Singluar function from there. Emoscopes Talk 15:49, 22 June 2008 (UTC)

Template:BAE Systems evolution[edit]

I have seen the template several times but always in Firefox. Today I noticed that in IE there is no way to view the contents when it's used in an article. For some reason the "show" link does not appear. Is there a way to fix it? Cheers. CambridgeBayWeather Have a gorilla 15:13, 30 June 2008 (UTC)

Thanks. It looked way too complex for me to fiddle with. CambridgeBayWeather Have a gorilla 18:42, 30 June 2008 (UTC)

Portal:Computer generated imagery[edit]

...exists. Please help to improve this Portal - the scope is anything that is generated on computer without a sensor. The Topics section is the only part at first draft. If you can help with anything - collecting images for the "More pictures" gallery, good articles, heck, even the intro needs a rewrite or three, please tuck in. See you there. Dhatfield (talk) 21:30, 30 June 2008 (UTC)

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Recent move on F.2[edit]

I see that you moved the Metrovick F.2 article to Metropolitan-Vickers F.2, stating that the former is not a real name. However, Metropolitan-Vickers often used "Metrovick" as a brand name for many of their products, for instance, the Metrovick 950. The name in question appears, in the original form, on what I believe is the only surviving example of the engine, at the Science Museum. So, are you sure the engine isn't actually called "Metrovick F.2"? Really sure? Or did you just assume this based on prior examples? Maury (talk) 11:46, 9 July 2008 (UTC)

The company was called Metropolitan-Vickers. What I am sure is that the engine was called just the F.2. I was merely following what I perceive to be policy of giving unambiguous article names that avoid contractions or abbreviations. There's really nothing more to read into it than that. Therefore I moved it to Metropolitan-Vickers F.2, just like we have Rolls-Royce Merlin and not R-R Merlin or Rolls Merlin. Emoscopes Talk 17:35, 9 July 2008 (UTC)

Rail regulator[edit]

You're right, not a watchdog. Maybe a good colloquial alternative would be bloodhound then? :) Wikidea 01:36, 29 July 2008 (UTC)

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Speedy deletion of The theivish magpie[edit]

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Su-17[edit]

Sorry for the slow reply, I was on an extended Wikibreak. Your orthographic projection of Su-17M4 is outstanding, thank you! I hope you come back to Wiki -- your talent and exceptional contributions are greatly appreciated and sorely missed! - Emt147 Burninate! 18:37, 7 September 2008 (UTC)

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Deltic animated image[edit]

The rather nice animation File:Napier deltic animation large.gif, which I believe you created, has been removed from the Napier Deltic article as it's claimed to be "wrong". There's some discussion of this on Talk:Napier Deltic, most of which seems to involve the operation of the "camshafts"(sic). As far as I can see, all that's wrong is the position of the inlet/exhaust manifolds on one bank. Is there any possibility of correcting this, so that this highly useful (and rather pretty!) animation can be re-added. Thanks Andy Dingley (talk) 00:23, 7 April 2009 (UTC)

Yes (sorry to bother you) - the inlet and outlet thingies go purple/green/purple/green/purple/green/ as you go round the outside - or something - editor User talk:Andy Dingley should be able to explain what is correct, if you are still here and willing and able to correct it.
We would definately like an animation.
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Napier Deltic‎ diagram[edit]

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Newcomen Engine Animation Hi Emoscopes, the Newcomen Engine animation is excellent - was wondering whether you may allow us to use it in a TV show we are making? Could you possibly sign a release form for it? Thanks, Sean —Preceding unsigned comment added by 82.71.52.138 (talk) 10:38, 22 January 2010 (UTC)

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laforey class destroyer.[edit]

hello. Way back in 2006 you made an edit to the laforey class destroyer page, here [[2]]

This says that the two ships fitted with fully geared turbines were laforey and leonidas. I have just been reading about this in 'The grand fleet' by David Brown, where he says the two ships with geared turbines were Leonidas and Lucifer. I dont know if you could still check your information to sort out who is right? The construction data given in the article says that Leonidas and Lucifer were the only two ships built by Parsons, who made the geared turbines, so I would guess from this that Laforey is wrong. Thanks. Sandpiper (talk) 09:41, 6 March 2011 (UTC)

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The Bugle: Issue LXXVI, July 2012[edit]

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The Bugle: Issue LXXVII, August 2012[edit]

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Military history coordinator election[edit]

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The Bugle: Issue LXXVIII, September 2012[edit]

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The Bugle: Issue LXXIX, October 2012[edit]

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The Bugle: Issue LXXX, November 2012[edit]

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The Bugle: Issue LXXXI, December 2012[edit]

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WikiProject Military history coordinator election[edit]

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WikiProject Military history coordinator election[edit]

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WikiProject Military history coordinator election[edit]

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ArbCom Elections 2016: Voting now open![edit]

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Proposed deletion of File:Rootes Group.png[edit]

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User group for Military Historians[edit]

Greetings,

"Military history" is one of the most important subjects when speak of sum of all human knowledge. To support contributors interested in the area over various language Wikipedias, we intend to form a user group. It also provides a platform to share the best practices between military historians, and various military related projects on Wikipedias. An initial discussion was has been done between the coordinators and members of WikiProject Military History on English Wikipedia. Now this discussion has been taken to Meta-Wiki. Contributors intrested in the area of military history are requested to share their feedback and give suggestions at Talk:Discussion to incubate a user group for Wikipedia Military Historians.

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